24 January 2022
HMK Bilcon &
TouchStar Technologies announce strategic cooperation
HMK Bilcon, based in Aalborg, Denmark is as solutions provider to the
downstream fuel logistics market in Europe manufacturing fuel tankers and SafeCon®
fuel delivery control systems.
HMK Bilcon’s SafeCon® III is the next generation
of IT control systems for fuel tankers with a modern touch screen with all the
latest features. New and smarter features are constantly being developed for SafeCon® III
and 24-hour support is now available. Besides managing valves, pump and
other components, SafeCon® III also controls the meter system
to provide easier and fast loading and delivery with an improved ability to see
compartment status along with many other new features.
TouchStar Technologies, based in Manchester, England have
been providing ePOD systems to the Fuel logistics Industry for over 35
years. Today this accounts for
approximately 70% of fuel delivery trucks on the road in the UK & Ireland. The flagship mobile application is FuelStar,
which can be integrated with back office, finance and planning systems. FuelStar is often deployed on the in-house
manufactured, ATEX-rated Android tablet, the TS3200.
A recent meeting between Peter Jensby, CEO of HMK Bilcon and
Mark Hardy, CEO of TouchStar plc. has led to both organisations committing to a
HMK Bilcon has a
large market share in Scandinavia and TouchStar has similar in the UK Ireland
Both organisations come from two different disciplines, but
high levels of integration between TouchStar’s OBTC devices and ePOD
Application FuelStar, with HMK Bilcon’s SafeCon® III control system
mean both Peter and Mark have identified a great opportunity for collaboration
within a number of geographical target markets.